In England, it was a given that you are miserable, that's just how it is. In L.A., the goal was to be happy and cheerful and nice to people.
OBEY/Studio One artist Ernesto Yerena grew up in El Centro near the border, where there was a distinction between "good" and "bad" Mexicans.
How does Orange County's conservative Asian American population reflect the region's past?
Both sides of her family came from the same town in Italy -- but arrived in America under very different circumstances.
Spanish speakers were hard to come by when she arrived to Los Angeles fifty years ago.
We took the bus to Guatemala, where we got assaulted by our coyote. He took almost everything from us.